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Riverview Bar

Riverview Bar

The Riverview Bar & Terrace with picture-perfect views, delicious home-cooked food and friendly service. 

The newly refurbished Riverview Bar & Terrace at the Kilkenny River Court Hotel is a place of friendliness and warmth in the heart of Kilkenny City. It is the ideal setting for a  moring coffee with home baked scones or warm pastries, lunch of evening dining or few drinks with friends whilst enjoying the picture-perfect views of Kilkenny Castle and the River Nore.

Please visit our Hotel Update for all current Covid-19 dining guidelines in place. 

Planning your Christmas get together?  Please visit our Christmas Dining pages for all details and menus.

The Riverview Bar offers a sumptous new All Day Menu with something for everyone.  For younger guests attending our Kids Menu has something for all! The Riverview Bar is also an ideal setting for small parties such as birthdays, family occasions or work gatherings. A private area can be reserved for groups on request providing you with the wonderful atmosphere of the Riverview Bar whilst enjoying your own private space.

Autumn Bar Lunch Special - €13 

From Wednesday, 1st September we are delighted to offer our daily Riverview Bar Lunch Special from €13 per person for 2 course lunch.  Our menu and specials will vary daily, just ask a team member for details. This great value offer is available Monday through Friday from 12.30pm to 3.00pm with outdoor dining on The Terrace also offered (subj. to availability)

The Outdoor Terrace is ideal for a bite to eat situated on the banks of the River Nore and under the shadow of the magnificent Kilkenny Castle.  We offer a walk in service on The Terrace and no advanced bookings are taken to be fair to all guests. All guests can dine indoors any time.

We serve a delicious array of Bistro food throughout the day and evening, from salads, steaks, burgers, sandwiches and lots more not forgetting our tempting desserts and coffees. During the warmer days the outdoor Terrace area is alive with both residents and locals alike due to its stunning location on the water's edge. Locally the Terrace is known as the ultimate al fresco wining and dining area in Kilkenny and is the place to be. Explore our newly updated Bar & Terrace Menu

At night the Riverview Bar is bustling with guests enjoying the wide range of wines, beers, spirits and not to mention our famous cocktails.

The Riverview Bar Opening Times 

10.30am - 11.30pm Monday to Thursday, Sunday & Bank Holidays

10.30am - 12.30am Friday & Saturday


Riverview Bar Loyalty Program

Buy 9 main courses and receive the the 10th complimentary. Speak to any member of our team & pick up your loyalty card! 

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For Dining Reservations & Enquiries please contact us Here Dining Enquiries - Tel 056 7723388 or email events@rivercourthotel.com.